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Thesis (M.A.) -- University of Toronto, 1953.
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Amidst the conquest, complex networks of relations are highlighted between the Central Asian states, British India, and the Ottoman Empire, facilitated in part by a pan-Islamic movement which sometimes worked to one or the other imperial power's favor, and at . From with the Egyptian-Ottoman Agreement of to the Treaty of Lausanne in , the British and Ottoman Empires signed numerous agreements. These were attempts to avoid conflict and achieve mutual goals. In these treaties, British interests were best served, but Ottoman interests were recognized, in many cases, as : James Tallon. At the moment she is completing a book on Anglo-Russian Relations in the 19 th century. She had access to the archives of the Foreign Ministry of the Russian Empire in the s, previously not possible for non-Soviet citizens, so she is able to present the Russian view of events, such as the Great Game. The Ottoman Empire, an Islamic superpower, ruled much of the Middle East, North Africa and Eastern Europe between the 14th and early 20th centuries.
Ottoman Empire, empire created by Turkish tribes that grew to be one of the most powerful states in the world in the 15th and 16th centuries. Its dynasty was founded by a prince (bey), Osman, after the Mongols defeated the Seljuqs at the end of the 13th century. The empire disintegrated after World War I. The Ottoman Empire was an imperial state that was founded in after growing out of the breakdown of several Turkish tribes. The empire then grew to include many areas in what is now present-day Europe. It eventually became one of the largest, most powerful and longest-lasting empires in the history of the world. The Ottoman Empire, between and at least, remained a peripheral state, despite fluctuations in its relative importance to the core states. Specifically, the consolidation of British Indian interests post turned the Ottoman Empire from an essential buffer state into an inconvenience that needed to be disintegrated. The British feared, and many Russians hoped, that the prize was India. It lasted from approximately to , but particularly from , when Russia defeated the Ottoman Empire and Persia, and , when the two countries signed the Anglo-Russian Agreement, which set out their respective spheres of influence.
Book Sources: Ottoman Empire A selection of books/e-books available in Trible Library. Click the title for location and availability information. Off campus access instructions (for e-books) An account of the Ottoman conquest of Egypt in the year A. H. by Ibn Iyās. Call Number: Online - free - HathiTrust Digital Library. Ottoman Empire - Ottoman Empire - Classical Ottoman society and administration: During the 16th century the institutions of society and government that had been evolving in the Ottoman dominions for two centuries reached the classical forms and patterns that were to persist into modern times. The basic division in Ottoman society was the traditional Middle Eastern distinction between a small. The Franco-Russian Alliance (also known as the Dual Alliance) was a military alliance between the French Third Republic and the Russian Empire that ran from to  The alliance ended the diplomatic isolation of France and undermined the supremacy of Germany in Europe. France would remain the principal ally of Russia until , from an economic, financial and military point of view. The Later Ottoman Empire, –¸ ed. Suraiya Faroqhi (Cambridge, ) or in the otherwise excellent volume The Early Modern Ottomans, ed. Virginia Aksan and Daniel Goffman (Cambridge, ). But the older literature on Phanariots is extensive and was surveyed by, among others, Ştefan Lemny, ‘La critique du régime phanariote.